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Collin Francis Lovegrove

Portrait, Collin Francis Lovegrove, Japan in 1946 - This image may be subject to copyright
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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Collin Francis AWMM
  • Surname
    Lovegrove AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Lovie AWMM
  • Service number
    • NZ44529 AWMM
    • 647200 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 21 January 1944 AWMM
    Age 18 AWMM
    Chauffeur/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • 18 years 4 months at enlistment

    After discharge from RNZAF, joined NZ Army (serial number 647200) and went to Japan with Jayforce.

    Cenotaph record initially prepared with the serviceman in 1998 AWMM


About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name

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  • External links
  • Documents
    Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1950). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 16 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1946 to 30th June, 1948). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
    WW2 16: WW2 77 AWMM
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